LIMMUD FSU NY Presenters 2015
What is Limmud? What are the Principles? Also, learn some of our History and more.
Walter Ruby Muslim-Jewish Relations Program Director
Walter Ruby has served as Muslim-Jewish Relations Program Director since March 2008. A strong advocate of Muslim-Jewish communication and reconciliation, he organized The Foundation-sponsored First National of Summit of Imams and Rabbis in November 2007 in New York and coordinates global participation for the annual Weekend of Twinning which has grown in size and stature each November since 2008. He helped to organize the first and second gatherings of European Muslim and Jewish Leaders and last year organized Muslim-Jewish Solidarity Committees in New York, New Jersey, Washington, and Los Angeles. As a career reporter before joining FFEU, Ruby covered President Anwar Sadat’s historic trip to Jerusalem and the breakup of the Soviet Union. He served as New York and United Nations correspondent for the Jerusalem Post and Moscow correspondent for The Jerusalem Post and The Forward and wrote for the New York Jewish Week, the New York Daily News, and many other media.